This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for August 17, 2017

In the headlines: Dominicans bracing for the effects of tropical storm Harvey; Former member of the house of assembly, Ronald O. P. Armour afforded official funeral; Venezuela prison ‘massacre’ kills 37 and Internationally, Russian Vladimir President Putin says the attack in Barcelona confirms need to unite against terror.

News presented by Curtis Matthew with sports by Garvin Richards and technical support from Hazary Williams.